August 11, 1950 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Boston Brave Vern Bickford no-hits Bkln Dodger, 7-0

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ethel Rosenberg testifies before grand jury on allegations of spying for the Soviet Union

Alleged Soviet Spy Ethel Rosenberg
Alleged Soviet Spy
Ethel Rosenberg
  • King Boudouin I takes oath as royal prince of Belgium

Birthdays in History

  • Gennidy Nikonov, Russian weapons inventor

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Steve Wozniak, American pioneer of the personal computer revolution of the 1970s and co-founder of Apple Computer, born in San Jose, California

Co-founder of Apple Steve Wozniak
Co-founder of Apple
Steve Wozniak